TEDxBath to explore inter-connections and their power to improve post-Covid society

September 29, 2021
TEDxBath to explore inter-connections and their power to improve post-Covid society

TEDxBath returns in November with a two-day evening event that will seek to explore how communities can thrive through the endless possibilities of local and global inter-connections. Talk topics at Inter-Connected will range from healthcare in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic to harnessing the learnings from Black Lives Matter for a connected future.  ...

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End damaging demolish-and-replace culture by axing VAT on refurbs, say Bath Uni academics

September 29, 2021
End damaging demolish-and-replace culture by axing VAT on refurbs, say Bath Uni academics

Engineering experts at the University of Bath have called on the government to remove VAT from the cost of refurbishing building to help the construction industry meet net-zero sustainability targets. Such a move would level the playing field between refurbs and new-build construction projects, they argue, by providing developers with an incentive not to...

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Eighteenth-century guest house comes onto the market for £2m

September 29, 2021
Eighteenth-century guest house comes onto the market for £2m

A boutique guest house in Bath is for sale with a price tag of  £2m at a time when the city’s hospitalilty sector is rapidly recovering from the impact of the pandemic. Four-star The Kennard, pictured, on Henrietta Street, which has 12 refurbished and individually decorated bedrooms over five floors, is being marketed by global...

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Seasoned hospitality specialist joins Kaleidoscope Collection to oversee Bishopstrow Hotel transformation

September 28, 2021
Seasoned hospitality specialist joins Kaleidoscope Collection to oversee Bishopstrow Hotel transformation

Bishopstrow Hotel & Spa, which was acquired by Bath-based boutique hotel group Kaleidoscope Collection in June, has appointed Ashley Torr as operations manager. Ashley, pictured, is the first of a number of expected senior hires as Kaleidoscope looks to reimagine and refurbish the historic Georgian country house near Warminster, pictured below.  Kaleidoscope described Ashley as a seasoned hospitality specialist with over a decade of...

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Bishop Fleming looking to make it third time lucky in national payroll Excellence Awards

September 28, 2021
Bishop Fleming looking to make it third time lucky in national payroll Excellence Awards

The payroll team at regional accountancy firm Bishop Fleming has been shortlisted in a highly regarded national award scheme for the third year running. The firm, which has an office in Bath, is competing in the ‘Payroll Service Provider of The Year’ category of the National Annual Excellence Awards staged by the Chartered Institute...

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Ahead of the Agenda: The Week Ahead

September 26, 2021
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Monday September 27 Final: Oxford Cannabinoid Tech Holdings Interims: Fireangel Safety Technology Group, Instem, Medica Group, Microsaic Systems, Minds + Machines Group, Octopus Renewables Infrastructure Tuesday September 28 Finals: Blancco Technology Group, Close Bros, Ferguson, Smiths Group, Transense Technologies Interims: Animalcare Group, Barr (A.G.), Card Factory, Digitalbox, Ergomed, Escape Hunt, Heiq, Immotion Group, Itaconix, Likewise Group, Lords Group,...

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